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Explore 5 acres (2 ha) of stunning aquariums, outdoor pools, and tropical nature trails with your day pass at Coral World Ocean Park. Enjoy a day full of surprises as you discover hundreds of different marine species and learn fascinating facts about their habits and habitats.

Admire 21 jewel-like aquariums showcasing an array of marine species, including tiny seahorse, camouflaged scorpion fish, and giant lobsters. Gently handle starfish or watch a variety of magnificent sharks gracefully circle the pool. Check out the Stingray Lagoon for a glimpse of these beautiful creatures hiding under the sand before heading to the Undersea Observatory Tower. Get up close and personal with an animal of your choosing with your optional animal encounter add on.

Built 100 feet (30 m) offshore, the tower offers views of non-captive marine life from 15 feet (4.5 m) below the sea level. From the top level, take in the breathtaking views of St. Thomas and its nearby islands. The Coral World day pass also allows you unlimited access to Coki Beach next door, so you can take advantage of the beach facilities and snorkel one of the best reefs in the area.

Explore 5 acres (2 ha) of stunning aquariums, outdoor pools, and tropical nature trails with your day pass at Coral World Ocean Park. Enjoy a day full of surprises as you discover hundreds of different marine species and learn fascinating facts about their habits and habitats.

Admire 21 jewel-like aquariums showcasing an array of marine species, including tiny seahorse, camouflaged scorpion fish, and giant lobsters. Gently handle starfish or watch a variety of magnificent sharks gracefully circle the pool. Check out the Stingray Lagoon for a glimpse of these beautiful creatures hiding under the sand before heading to the Undersea Observatory Tower. Get up close and personal with an animal of your choosing with your optional animal encounter add on.

Built 100 feet (30 m) offshore, the tower offers views of non-captive marine life from 15 feet (4.5 m) below the sea level. From the top level, take in the breathtaking views of St. Thomas and its nearby islands. The Coral World day pass also allows you unlimited access to Coki Beach next door, so you can take advantage of the beach facilities and snorkel one of the best reefs in the area.

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Coral World Ocean Park and Shark Encounter

Duration 45m Free cancellation No booking or credit card fees Enter the world of these fascinating, magnificent, and misunderstood creatures through our educational Shark Encounter. Learn the truth and myths about the ocean’s top predators. After your orientation session, a guide will take you to the Shark Shallows where you will have an opportunity to enter the pool with a variety of juvenile sharks that inhabit the waters of the Virgin Islands. View the young sharks up close from above and below the water as they circle around you. Become a shark fan instead of a foe. To promote conservation of sharks, Coral World has recreated a shark nursery offering juvenile sharks every opportunity to grow in a safe environment before being released to the wild. A portion of proceeds go towards shark conservation.
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$59

Total price is $59, taxes included

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Coral World Ocean Park and Turtle Encounter

Duration 45m Free cancellation No booking or credit card fees Join two of our rescued Green Sea Turtles for an awesome experience in their home by the sea. Get closer than you ever could in the wild. During your orientation, you will learn about the biology and history of these beautiful creatures and the threats they face in the wild. Your guide will then take you into the Turtle Pool where you will get a close up look at every part of these 100-pound plus turtles. You will even have a chance to rub their shells or carapaces. Your experience is sure to make you an ambassador for the protection of threatened and endangered sea turtles worldwide. Get ready for a very special experience! A portion of proceeds go towards Turtle Conservation.
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$59

Total price is $59, taxes included

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Coral World Ocean Park and Sea Lion Encounter

Duration 40m Free cancellation No booking or credit card fees Spend 20 minutes with an affectionate South American sea lion. Get up close and personal in our Sea Lion Meet & Greet program. Learn about these fascinating animals while observing their entertaining antics. During the encounter you might play a quick game of soccer or get a fishy sea lion kiss! Great for the entire family
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$86

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Coral World Ocean Park and Sea Lion Swim

Duration 1h Free cancellation No booking or credit card fees Imagine a magical meeting with a playful sea lion. This program was created especially for you and the sea lions to share a series of thrilling activities while establishing a unique bond. The four male sea lions at Coral World come from Uruguay, South America, and offer guests a very special opportunity to get up close and personal with these intelligent yet comical creatures. After an orientation session, join a sea lions, both, in the water and on land for some fun and educational interaction. You will have an opportunity to touch, pet, and play games with the sea lions as they demonstrate their amazing agility.
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Coral World Ocean Park and Animal Encounters

Activity/Location

Coral World Ocean Park

Coki Point Rd

St Thomas 00802

Meeting/Redemption Point

  • Coral World Ocean Park

    Coki Point Rd

    St Thomas 00802


Highlights

  • Chance to swim & interact with sea lions, turtles or sharks

  • Views of ocean marine life from an undersea observatory

  • Access to a spectacular beach with facilities for the day

  • 21 jewel-like aquariums with a wide variety of marine life

  • Interactive presentations and feedings


Inclusions

  • Admission to Coral World Ocean Park

  • Full-day access to Coki Beach

  • Brief orientation and self guided map

  • Guided animal encounter or swim (based on the item purchased in your package)


Exclusions

  • Admission to Nautilus semi-submarine ride, Sea Trek, and Snuba

  • Transportation


Know Before You Book

  • Children 2 and younger are not allowed on any animal encounter.

  • You must be 8 or older for the Shark and Turtle Encounter, 3 or older for Sea Lion Encounter and 5 or older for the Sea Lion Swim.

  • Children 13 and younger must be accompanied by a participating adult.

  • You must be at least 4 feet and 8 inches (1.42 m) tall for the Turtle and Shark Encounter.

  • You must weigh at least than 50 pounds (23 kg) for the Sea Lion Swim.

  • If you are pregnant you may not take part.

  • Check-in is 15 minutes prior to the booked encounter start time.


Cancellation Policy

You can cancel free of charge until 72 hours before your reservation starts. After that time, no cancellations, changes or refunds will be made.

Location

Coral World Ocean Park, Coki Point Rd, St Thomas, 00802